Flack vest/neck seal shiney or dull???

Discussion in 'Boba Fett Costume' started by Zom0898, May 9, 2018.

  1. Zom0898

    Zom0898 New Member

    Its now time to get the neck seal and the flack vest, in not sure of the shiny/dull combo which is correct for the ROTJ suit so I'm asking you good people for advive, what combos are people using?
  2. Mike M.

    Mike M. Community Staff

    Personally, i'm in the dull vest, shiny neck camp, but there are compelling arguments for shiny/shiny
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  3. Keegan

    Keegan Community Staff

    Shiny / shiny.
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  4. Jesuit24

    Jesuit24 Jr Member

    I went dull vest, shiny neck. The vest does seem to be a lot less shiny compared to the neck, at least on ESB, although that could be down to heavier weathering. It's just personal preference really since either combination will get you cleared.
  5. bcurtis

    bcurtis Active Member

    Shiny/shiny. I went dull vest and shiny neck seal and have regretted it since day one. I'm remedying that now...
  6. intwenothor

    intwenothor Active Member

  7. Funkyred

    Funkyred Member

    It's kinda shiny and dull depending on the light.

    where did you source the fabric/material from ?
    Last edited: May 12, 2018
  8. intwenothor

    intwenothor Active Member

    I looked through absolutely loads of different samples to get what I felt was the right level of shine and fabric weight. I went with a lightly satinised cotton.

    The flight suit is a Bobamaker that I am altering. It isn't quite perfect but the areas of it that fall short are, and I shudder to say this, going to hidden by the flak vest and armour. There; I've said it. Now I feel ashamed.
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  9. Funkyred

    Funkyred Member

    lol . Quite fancy making my own vest and would be intrested to know where you got it from.

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